Monthly Archives: March 2014

News from BSA National

Scout Oath and Scout Law Beginning in May 2014 Venturing will use the Scout Oath and Scout Law, and beginning in May 2015 Cub Scouting will use the Scout Oath and Scout Law. Program Update – 2014 and Beyond The … Continue reading

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Push-up Challenge

The gauntlet has been laid down.  The patrol leaders have issued challenges.  The Scoutmaster is already sore.  And now the question remains, how many can you do? How many what?  Well, push-ups, of course! At the PLC, your patrol leaders … Continue reading

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Building a Campfire

No, it’s not math class.  But you need to memorize the following equation, anyway. Fire = Fuel + Air + Heat An infographic I found at does an awesome job in helping you understand the fuel part of the equation.

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Troop 45’s Newest Eagle Scout

The entire Troop 45 family would like to congratulate it’s newest Eagle Scout, Bryce Dieterle.  We were privileged to join him in a Court of Honor this weekend where honors were bestowed, tears were shed and our newest Eagle Scout … Continue reading

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2014 Special Olympics Volunteers

Youth from Troop 45 joined the Bald Eagle Area High School to assist them in running the 2014 Floor Hockey Tournament for the Special Olympics of Pennsylvania. Our Scouts had an awesome time working with the Olympians.  Their tasks ranged … Continue reading

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CPR Graduates

Congratulations to our youth and adults that successfully completed the requirements to be officially certified by the American Red Cross in Adult and Child CPR/AED.  We had four youth and four adults complete the course last Friday.  Great job! For … Continue reading

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2014 Merit Badge Camp

Building on the success of last year’s program, The Juniata Valley Council, BSA is again offering a three-day merit badge midway style summer camp program this year, in addition to its regular Boy Scout Summer Camp programs. This program involves … Continue reading

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